Meet The Team

Board of Trustees

Chairperson: Dr. Bruce Mitchell, MBBCh,FRCP,FRCPI
CEO (Volunteer) Marian Carroll (Director Artcast Ltd)
Secretary: Dr. Aengus O’Marcaigh (Consultant Paediatric Haematologist Our Lady’s Children’s Hospital Crumlin)
Treasurer: Dave Bobbett (CEO H&K Ireland)


Marcus Hewson (ex M.D. McDonald’s Restaurants of Ireland Ltd.)
Alison Cowzer (Managing Director, The Company of Food)
Shane Jennings (Home Instead Senior Care)
Jimmy Edwards (Director of Operations, McDonald’s Restaurants of Ireland)
Martin Foy (MD, Brennan & Foy Ltd & Parent who stayed in the House)
Bernard Byrne (McDonald’s Owner Operator Carlow, Wexford & Dublin)
Rosie Conneely (Parent who stayed in The House)

Board Members 2016

Bruce, Marian, Aengus, Dave, Marcus, Alison, Shane, Jimmy, Martin, Bernard, Rosie

Management Team

Senior Management
The CEO (volunteer) is Marian Carroll has been involved with the charity on a voluntary basis since 2000.

She has been acting as the CEO (Volunteer) since 2004

Charity Staff

Liz Nolan, part time Charity Administrator

Kevin Keenan, part time Financial Controller

Joe Kenny, full time Head of Operations

Joanne Kiely, part time Social Media & Fundraising Administrator

Charity Staff

Kevin, Marian, Liz, Joe

House Operations

Joe Kenny, our Head of Operations, is responsible for the day to day running of our two Houses.

House Staff: Sheena Dalton, Jenny Farrell, Ellen Kearney, Sandra Seery & Valerie Killeen.

Staff Feb 2016 2

Jenny, Ellen, Sandra, Sheena, Valerie, Joe

All other assistance is kindly donated by our 40+ Volunteers.